Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple

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  • Address: Verul, Aurangabad- 431001, Maharashtra, India
  • Timings: 05:00 am - 08:00 pm Details
  • Ticket Price: Free
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Religious Site, Temple, Tourist Center, Family And Kids, Architecture

The significance of linga is portrayed in the Shivapurana – check out the story online before you visit.

Halfway up the temple, the Dashavatara are carved beautifully with red sandstone. There are also other beautiful statues carved inside the temple. The main hall is built based on 24 pillars and all the pillars and the walls are intricately carved. The scenes depicted look stunning. The innermost worship hall also called ‘garbagriha’ has the Jyotirlinga facing the east. In the court there is a gorgeous idol of Nandikeshwara also. The idols and statues in this temple are made in a very different way and have an exclusive look which is not found in any other temple anywhere in the whole world.

Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple Travel Tips

  • The morning and evening aarti timings are the ideal times to visit the temple.
  • Photography is allowed free of any extra cost here.

How to Reach Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple

  • The nearest airport is the Aurangabad Airport.
  • The nearest railway station is the Aurangabad railway station.
  • Take a bus/taxi to the temple from Aurangabad, which is 27 km away.

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  • Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple Address: Verul, Aurangabad- 431001, Maharashtra, India
  • Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple Timing: 05:00 am - 08:00 pm
  • Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple Price: Free
  • Best time to visit Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple(preferred time): 06:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 93.3% of people who visit Aurangabad include Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple in their plan

  • 46.67% of people start their Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple visit around 1 PM - 2 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple

Monday, Wednesday and Saturday

95% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple

People normally club together Ellora Caves and Bibi Ka Maqbara while planning their visit to Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

Grishneshwar Jyotirlinga Temple Reviews & Ratings

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  • Is there any special tickets available for darshan..or any special line for senior citizens...pls inform

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    • Hey, I went to Grishneshwar Temple last year and I don't think they offer any special line for the senior citizen. However, you may skip the long row and go for special darshan after paying extra charges. The priest also allows a small puja inside the temple at 500 Rupees. 

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